Jerome, who hails from Boston, is a firm believer in change theory. He knows it’s not just about the now, but also about building capacity for the future. As a participant in Community Coalition’s (CoCo’s) Fellowship Program, Jerome realized his core values aligned with CoCo’s movement change strategies. After completing the program, he joined our staff as a community organizer in order to encourage community members to become engaged and involved in changing the material conditions of South L.A.
Fun Fact: Jerome was published in an anthology about acts of courage in the inaugural “Max Warburg Courage Contest.”